Peter Rushforth Critical Essays

Introduction

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

Rushforth, Peter 1945–

Rushforth is an English novelist. Kindergarten, his first published work, reflects on the horrors of Nazi Germany, comparing them to modern-day terrorism. Rushforth's intertwining images of fairy tales and the innocent optimism of childhood, lend an imaginative twist to the basic conflict of good and evil. (See also Contemporary Authors, Vol. 101.)